Overall Health Index

People Index

64

95.4% of the residents in 06712 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 5,480 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06712.

Hospital Index

15

The average hospital rating near 06712 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

98

Residents in 06712 travel 7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

64

95.4% of the residents in 06712 has health insurance.

Provider Index

87

There are about 5,480 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 06712.

Hospital Index

15

The average hospital rating near 06712 is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

98

Residents in 06712 travel 7 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 06712 - Prospect, CT

The Overall Health Index in 06712 - Prospect, CT is 84, ranking 5,260 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 9,720 residents live in 06712 - Prospect, CT with a median age of 46.7 years. 19.2 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 17 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 51.1 percent of the residents in 06712 is currently married, and 31.9 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 23.2 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 14.3 percent of the population living in 06712 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 06712 is $8,638. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 06712 - Prospect, CT is approximately $1,550. That means the residents typically spend about 17.9 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

94.1 percent of the population in 06712 - Prospect, CT drive to work alone. 0 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 56.1 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 3.5 percent of the residents in 06712 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.92 members with about 2.27 cars available per household. Approximately 2 percent of the households in 06712 - Prospect, Connecticut do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

25.9 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 82.5 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.5 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 06712 have VA health insurance. Also, 1 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 06712 - Prospect, CT would have to travel an average of 4.9 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Saint Mary's Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 5,480 physicians accessible to residents who live in 06712 - Prospect, CT.

Gender Ratio in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Gender (%)06712CTUSA
Male5048.849.3
Female5051.250.7

Racial Makeup in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Race (%)06712CTUSA
Non-Hispanic White90.976.773
Non-Hispanic Black5.510.512.7
Asian14.45.4
American Indian and Alaska Native00.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian000.2
Other Race0.45.14.9
Two or More Races1.144.4

Median Income in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Income (%)06712CTUSA
Under $25,0003.312.216.9
$25,000 to $49,9998.215.521.3
$50,000 to $74,99916.315.318.3
$75,000 to $99,99910.813.413.7
$100,000 and More61.543.329.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Livability06712CTUSA
Monthly Income ($)8,6386,1484,897
Housing Costs ($)1,5501,4171,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)17.923.121.9

Education in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Education Level(%)06712CTUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education1.94.35.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma5.75.87.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent31.427.227.5
Some College, No Degree14.317.421
Associate's Degree9.27.48.2
Bachelor's Degree23.221.118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree14.316.811.4

People Index

People Index in 06712

64

The People Index in 06712 is 64, ranking 11,876 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 06712 - Prospect, CT

An estimate of 95.4 percent of all residents in 06712 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 06712 - Prospect, CT who have health insurance is 95.4 percent. 6.2 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 62.5 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 5.1 percent of the population buy their insurance directly. Residents who need health insurance can purchase insurance at The U.S. government healthcare website.

An estimate 99 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 90 percent of the residents who make under $25,000 have some form of health insurance.

The Kaiser Family Foundation developed the Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator to estimate health insurance premiums and subsidies for people buying health insurance on their own in health insurance Marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Percent Insured in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Insurance Type (%)06712CTUSA
No Insurance4.66.412.2
Public Insurance25.932.533
Private Insurance82.571.966.7

Insurance Types in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Insurance Type (%)06712CTUSA
Employer Insurance62.552.546.1
Direct Purchase Insurance5.15.96.2
Medicare5.54.54.6
Medicaid6.214.114.2
TRICARE11.32.7
VA0.50.20.3

Percent Insured by Income in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Income (%)06712CTUSA
Under $25,000909082
$25,000 to $49,999978984
$50,000 to $74,999999188
$75,000 to $99,999969391
$100,000 and More959593

Types of Insurance by Income in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000107863
$25,000 to $49,99935759
$50,000 to $74,99914865
$75,000 to $99,99942588
$100,000 and More51390

Insurance Rate by Age in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Insurance Rate by Age (%)06712CTUSA
Under 18999794
Adults (18-64 years)949084
Seniors (65+ years)98.49999

Residents with Disabilities in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Disability Type06712CTUSA
Any Disability9.910.912.5
Hearing Disability3.133.5
Vision Disability0.633.5
Cognitive Disability1.31.11.3
Ambulatory Disability5.55.77
Self-Care Disability1.30.80.9
Independent Living Disability5.355.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 06712

87

The Provider Index in 06712 - Prospect, CT is 87, ranking 4,288 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 06712 - Prospect, CT

For the 1,866 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 517 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 06712 - Prospect, CT. An estimate of 44 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 1,653 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius06712CTUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents413638
Dentists per 10,000 residents788
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 18181616
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 65252428

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 06712

15

The Hospital Index in 06712 - Prospect, CT is 15, ranking 28,039 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 06712 - Prospect, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Saint Mary's Hospital54/5
Waterbury Hospital61/5
Masonicare Health Center83/5
MidState Medical Center102/5
Average Hospital72.5/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 06712

98

The Travel Index in 06712 - Prospect, CT is 98, ranking 660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 06712 - Prospect, CT

17.3 percent of residents in 06712 - Prospect, CT to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 2.27 cars per household in 06712 - Prospect, CT with an approximate average household size of 2.92 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 7 miles. 06712 - Prospect, CT ranks 4,725 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Saint Mary's Hospital with a distance of 5 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Housholds with Cars (%)06712CTUSA
No Cars298.7
1 Car2332.232.9
2 Cars3737.937.3
3 Cars2714.414.1
4 or More Cars116.26.2

Travel Method to Work in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Travel Method (%)06712CTUSA
Driving Solo89.377.776.6
Driving with One Person5.96.57.1
Driving with Two People10.91.3
Driving with Three People0.60.40.5
Bus0.12.72.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.11.8
Walk0.22.982.7
Bicycle00.30.6

Closest Hospitals to 06712 - Prospect, CT

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Saint Mary's Hospital5
Waterbury Hospital6
Masonicare Health Center8

Work Travel Time in 06712 - Prospect, CT

Average Travel Time06712CTUSA
Less than 10 min.11.224.623.3
10 to 14 min.8.815.815.3
15 to 19 min.13.815.614.6
20 to 24 min.16.86.56.4
25 to 29 min.5.612.613.7
30 to 34 min.17.32.82.9
35 to 44 min.13.610.512
45 to 59 min.9.55.76.2
60 or more min.3.53.22.7
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